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TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 92-- Oral evidence - Exclusion of - Certified copy of sale deed - Due execution of document not in doubt - As per document balance of sale consideration was paid by cheque, but as per witness it was paid by cash - Mere fact that after more than 3 decades of execution of document, witness made mistake..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Confession - Dacoity with murder - Accused confessed that he broke doors of house of informant with the aid of heavy stones and assaulted inmates with pieces of wood (sticks) - He categorically stated that he and co-accused were guarding at the outside while other accused were committing theft -..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Penetrative sexual assault - Merely because accused's body was devoid of injuries does not negate the fact of penetrative sexual assault in the face of evidence of PW1 duly substantiated by medical report of victim...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Contraband - Evidence of PW1 Head Constable that Malkhana register not indicating about deposit of sealed property and there is no entry of such deposit in the Malkhana register - Prosecution failed to establish its case beyond reasonable doubt - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391, 91-- Secondary evidence - Photocopy of document neither certified copy nor it is a copy made from original by mechanical process which ensure the accuracy of copy - It cannot be termed as secondary evidence - Application rightly rejected...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Motive - Proving motive is not an important factor when abundant direct evidence is available on record - However, motive plays significant role in a case based on circumstantial evidence where purpose would be to establish this important link in the chain of circumstances in order to connect the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 105-- Burden of proof - The burden of proof to establish guilt of accused beyond reasonable doubt is on prosecution whereas accused has to merely probablise his defense by preponderance of probabilities...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84, 302, 307, 374-- Unsoundness of mind - Murder - Defence of insanity - Appellant charged of throwing two boys and one girl into well, out of which one boy and a girl were dragged out but one boy could not be traced - Evidence of doctors who treated accused stated that she was suffering from mental disease known as..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 12(1)(a)-- Annulment of marriage - Relative impotency - Parties lived together only for five days after marriage - Husband admitted that he is impotent qua wife - Sufficient evidence on record that marriage between husband and wife not consummated due to relative impotency of husband - Decree of annulment of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Murder - Attempt to murder of injured witnesses - Recovery of weapon - A-1 gave confessional statement on the basis of which weapon of offence was seized - Witnesses of recovery admit their signature on mahazar but they stated that they had not seen the recovery of material objects - Recovery of..........

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